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Regulatory and Supervisory Approach

MAS is the integrated regulator and supervisor of financial institutions in Singapore.

MAS establishes rules for financial institutions which are implemented through legislation, regulations, directions and notices. Guidelines have also been formulated to encourage best practices among financial institutions. Combined with close supervision, these instruments help MAS achieve the outcome of a sound and progressive financial services sector.

MAS Supervisory Approach and Regulatory Framework